Eric Dane

1972 - Today

Eric Dane

Eric Dane (born Eric T. Melvin, November 9, 1972) is an American actor. After appearing in television roles throughout the 2000s with his recurring role as Jason Dean in Charmed being the best known, he became famous for playing Dr. Mark Sloan (McSteamy) on the medical drama television series Grey's Anatomy, as well as films, co-starring in Marley & Me (2008), Valentine's Day (2010), and Burlesque (2010). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eric Dane has received more than 5,320,316 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,648th most popular actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.3M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.76

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.13

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Television and Movie Roles

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Among actors, Eric Dane ranks 2,628 out of 8,832Before him are Broderick Crawford, Louise Dresser, Graham McTavish, Yuri Lyubimov, Ben Cross, and Alan Thicke. After him are John Garfield, Kristen Wiig, Theodore Bikel, Daniel Baldwin, Richard Armitage, and Nick Cassavetes.

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Among people born in 1972, Eric Dane ranks 76Before him are Noriaki Kasai, Sarah Clarke, Thandie Newton, Toni Collette, Hermann Maier, and Cat Power. After him are Severina, Alejandro Amenábar, The Great Khali, Garou, Rhea Seehorn, and Takuya Kimura.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eric Dane ranks 4,315 out of 12,171Before him are Aron Ralston (1975), Mary McCarthy (1912), Sterling Morrison (1942), Broderick Crawford (1911), Louise Dresser (1878), and Jesse Jane (1980). After him are Lenny Bruce (1925), Glenn Danzig (1955), John Garfield (1913), Nick Carter (1980), Chuck Daly (1930), and Kristen Wiig (1973).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Eric Dane ranks 1,282Before him are Paul Reubens (1952), Henry Gibson (1935), Anthony Zerbe (1936), Josephine Hull (1877), Broderick Crawford (1911), and Louise Dresser (1878). After him are John Garfield (1913), Kristen Wiig (1973), Daniel Baldwin (1960), Nick Cassavetes (1959), Giovanni Ribisi (1974), and Chadwick Boseman (1977).